Frugal Kitchen

How to Save Money on Every Grocery Trip

How to Save Money on Every Grocery Trip

Reading Time: 3 min  Want to know how to save money EVERY SINGLE TIME you go to the grocery store? Here’s the first step. If you do this, you are guaranteed to save money while eating healthy. After the first step, I’ll show you how to make sure […]

Fuel Your Fitness on a Budget

Fuel Your Fitness on a Budget

Reading Time: 4 min  Most of us know that in order to stay healthy and fit, you have to exercise, eat clean, get enough protein, and avoid processed food. Those practices are easier said than done, especially on a small budget. While my husband and I always managed […]

10 Frugal, Healthy Meals for Post-Holiday

10 Frugal, Healthy Meals for Post-Holiday

Reading Time: 4 min  Every year, when we traipse to the frozen tundra that still holds most of my family captive, I tell myself something. I tell myself that staying at grandma’s house doesn’t mean I have to eat like a 5 year-old. And for the most part, […]

No Food Wasted: Homemade Frosting

No Food Wasted: Homemade Frosting

Reading Time: 3 min  Did you ever make frosted Christmas cookies? Or frosted birthday cakes? When I was growing up, buying a birthday cake from a store was out of the question. Not only were they far too expensive, but they were nothing compared to the custom confections […]

How to Store Apples for 3 Months

How to Store Apples for 3 Months

Reading Time: 3 min  Did you ever read Little House in the Big Woods? There’s a scene that stuck in my memory for nearly 20 years – one of those that makes you want to snuggle up to the fire and eat something rustic – like bear meat […]